south african medical technology industry association
advancing innovation responsibility
ESTABLISHED in 1985, SAMED is recognised as an important player in the South African healthcare industry.

The association, which promotes, represents and safeguards the interests of the South African Medical Device and In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) industry, focuses on healthcare matters relevant to its members' interests.

These include providing proactive representation to relevant and appropriate stakeholders as well as encouraging ethical principles and practices within the sector.
Medical technology enable people to live healthy and productive lives
Our Industry's innovations improve people's lives
We support safe, harmonized and sustainable medical technology legislation
We are committed to encouraging ethical principles and practices
We are committed to ensuring a sustainable medical technology industry in South Africa
SAMED represents the medical technology industry in South Africa
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The MedTech Forum 2019

The MedTech Forum 2019 (incl. GMTCC) will be held on 14-16 May at the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie in Paris.

The MedTech Forum is the largest health and medical technology industry conference in Europe and has been a key event organised by MedTech Europe since 2007. In 2019, over 1000 healthtech stakeholders - industry leaders, disrupting innovators, investors, medtech experts, SMEs and much more – will gather to discuss the issues facing the sector, the trends shaping the future, and the opportunities that lie ahead.

NEW in 2019: Two events in one

As of 2019, the Global MedTech Conference (GMTCC) will be included in the MedTech Forum. Organised jointly by MedTech Europe and AdvaMed for over a decade, the Global MedTech Compliance Conference (GMTCC) brings together the international healthcare compliance community each year to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the MedTech industry’s critical compliance challenges.

For more information & to register, please click here.